Tag archive for ‘State Assembly Speaker’
Tibi Singer On Monday, January 26th, 2015

Embattled Sheldon Silver Is Not Stepping Down, his Assembly Loyalists Are Stepping Up

NY State Assembly Speaker Silver is not quitting his job, the NY Times reported, he only “temporarily delegates his duties as speaker to a group of senior Assembly members.” That means that the More...

Lilach Weissman On Sunday, January 25th, 2015

No Silver Lining For NY’s Powerful Assembly Speaker

The longest serving NY State Assembly Speaker, Sheldon Silver, was arrested on Thursday. If charges turn out to be true that he did abuse his position to receive substantial kickbacks from a law firm,  More...

Lily Bethlehem On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Bi-Partisan Coup May Oust NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver

While Democrats in the New York State Assembly are standing behind Sheldon Silver amid corruption allegations, there has been talk of a bi partisan coup, as reported by the New York Post. Sheldon Silver More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Feds Probing Strongest NY State Jewish Politician

NY State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is under investigation by the federal government for payments made to him by the tiny, lower Manhattan law firm of Goldberg & Iryami, P.C., specializing in More...

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